Decorating a new home can be daunting. You’ve just packed up all your belongings, lugged your existing furniture across town (or the country), and suddenly you realize what worked in your old space doesn’t quite fit in the new. This is the design dilemma Havenly client Amanda Nistor of Ruffled, a wedding blog, faced. She, … Continue Reading

Here at Havenly we count ourselves fortunate to work with incredibly talented designers. We’re pretty used to seeing their awe-inspiring work for our clients, so we shouldn’t be surprised to discover that our designers’ homes tend to be just as jaw-dropping. Join us on a home tour with Havenly designer Molly B. and get inspired by her beautifully … Continue Reading

We love helping people discover things they like. Whether it’s something they thought might have been outside of their comfort zone or something that simply hadn’t been on their radar, the element of surprise can be great thing! Case in point: Holly F. – a lady who knows what she likes. When Holly moved with her husband from … Continue Reading

In case you missed the memo, pink is in. But a pepto-bismol colored paradise isn’t for everyone, and like any good interior designer on our team, Stafford knows when to dish it out and reel it back in. Working on her second bedroom project with Jenna Colgrove of Visions of Vogue, Stafford had two options – go grey like … Continue Reading

You certainly might not know it from this gorgeous reveal photo, but we’ll let you in on a little secret: for Los Angeles-based style blogger Mara Ferreira, getting started on her dream office makeover didn’t sound at all exciting. No, that would mean confronting the current dysfunction of the space – and clutter was the name … Continue Reading

As the Managing Editor of, Ilana Saul spends more than enough time looking at gorgeous weddings, beautiful fashion photos and drool-worthy interior design. Suffice to say, she’s not the kind of gal who’s lacking for style savvy. But when it came to her front living room/entryway combination space, there were problems with the layout and … Continue Reading

Some stages of life naturally lend themselves to interior design projects, like buying a new home, having a new baby or remodeling a kitchen. For our Chicago client Terrin, her interior design journey began like so many do – with a yearning for the feeling of home that the finished space would evoke. Terrin: “I’m looking to … Continue Reading

This space was a little window-filled sunroom and entry space to Kate’s adorable suburban Chicago home. In addition to creating a nice, warm and welcoming space for guests to walk into, Kate needed a little office space for herself. Her style is a little transitional and rustic, but she wanted to push the boundaries of her … Continue Reading

Nursery design tips: Yeah, we’ve got those covered. Because if you know us even a little bit, you know that nurseries are one of our favorite design challenges. Sorry living rooms! From balancing fun and function to living up to a parent-to-be’s design vision, every nursery design project is unique. In Part I of Havenly Designer Ann F.’s Nursery Design … Continue Reading

Back in the spring of 2015 we had the pleasure of decorating Nicole and Nate’s multi-purpose living area. You might remember the Design Story on our blog or the featured article about the space in Apartment Therapy. We loved working with Nicole and Nate on their living space, and we were thrilled when they came back to Havenly and … Continue Reading